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Elbaite from
Barra do Salinas district, Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality type:District
Classification
Species:Elbaite
Formula:Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bastos, F.M. (2002): Famous Mineral Localities: The Barra de Salinas Pegmatites, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 33: 209-216
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz25 photos of Elbaite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Lepidolite13 photos of Elbaite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Albite8 photos of Elbaite associated with Albite at this locality.
Muscovite3 photos of Elbaite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Cookeite3 photos of Elbaite associated with Cookeite at this locality.
Smoky Quartz3 photos of Elbaite associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Tourmaline2 photos of Elbaite associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Feldspar Group2 photos of Elbaite associated with Feldspar Group at this locality.
Morganite2 photos of Elbaite associated with Morganite at this locality.
Mica Group2 photos of Elbaite associated with Mica Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Elbaite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Barra do Salinas district, Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Nearest other occurrences of Elbaite
5.8km (3.6 miles) A Morro Redondo mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
10.0km (6.2 miles) B Toca da Onça pegmatite, Virgem da Lapa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
12.6km (7.8 miles) C Arqueana mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
44.4km (27.6 miles) D Ponte do Piauí claim, Piauí valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
44.9km (27.9 miles) E Guimarãesite occurrence, Piauí valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
45.3km (28.2 miles) F Urubu mine, Monte Belo, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
50.6km (31.4 miles) G Baixão claim, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
51.4km (32.0 miles) H Araçuaí, Minas Gerais, Brazil
54.0km (33.6 miles) I Humaita pegmatite, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
173.2km (107.6 miles) J Pederneira mine (Pederneira claim), São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
179.4km (111.5 miles) K Aricanga mine, São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
231.4km (143.8 miles) L Sopa, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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